Poca High School



Poca High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Poca High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 152
10 121
11 139
12 140

Poca High School is a public high school of the Putnam County School District located in Poca, WV. It has 552 students in grades 9th through 12th. Poca High School is the 72nd largest public high school in West Virginia and the 9,989th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.1 to 1.

Total Students: 552
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.5

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Poca High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 286
(52%)
1,480
(49%)
 Male 266
(48%)
1,511
(51%)

Poca High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 533
(97%)
2,859
(96%)
 Black 10
(2%)
61
(2%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
32
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
20
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Poca High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 259
(47%)
954
(32%)
 Not Eligible 228
(41%)
1,813
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(12%)
224
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Poca High School is ranked 49th out of 146 ranked schools in West Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Poca High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.7%) is higher than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Poca High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 551
2006 532
2007 503
2008 531
2009 572
2010 544
2011 533
2012 536
2013 545
2014 550
2015 552

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 13.7
2007 13
2008 13.4
2009 14.7
2010 13.7
2011 13.3
2012 13.6
2013 14.2
2014 14.3
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39201451905626
2006 0.37593984962406
2007 0.4234592445328
2008 0.4105461393597
2009 0.43181818181818
2010 0.36948529411765
2011 0.40525328330206
2012 0.51492537313433
2013 0.56146788990826
2014 0.52727272727273
2015 0.58695652173913

Compare Poca High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,452.9% 14.5:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 58.7%
 

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